Did Ava Gardner Go Under the Knife?

Boob job, nose job, and botox – there is no shortage of opportunities for plastic surgery. What plastic surgeries has Stina had? Sure, the actor already looks stellar, which cosmetic surgery measures has she taken?

Who Is Ava Gardner?

Ava was born December 24, 1922 in Smithfield, North Carolina. She had mixed ancestry with some interesting roots, including Irish, French Huguenot, and American Indian. Gardner was youngest of seven kids. She became fast one of the Hollywood icons. Her notable movies include The Hucksters, The Barefoot Contessa, Seven Days in May, and The Cassandra Crossing. Gardner was married three times.

Plastic Surgery Overview

Ava used the usual temporary tricks for film work, but never went the plastic surgery route, from what I’ve read. Artfully made up, the cinematographer used the same special lens on Ava that was recently used on Mae West in Myra Breckinridge—who was 30 years older!

Plastic surgery is normal among celebrities in Hollywood. Breast implants and rhinoplasties are nothing new there. Check out the table below to see Ava Gardner's plastic surgery history.

Ava Gardner - Plastic Surgery Statistics
Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)N/A
Breast AugmentationNo
Breast ReductionN/A
Butt ImplantsN/A
Butt LiftN/A
Eyelid SurgeryN/A


Check out these images of Ava Gardner. Is there any kind of plastic surgery involved here?

Ava Gardner Plastic Surgery Face
Hello there: Ava Gardner effortlessly steals the spotlight, but has she gone under the knife?

Ava Gardner Quotes

"Mickey - the smallest husband I ever had and the biggest mistake I ever made - well, that year, it was."

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"Deep down, I'm pretty superficial."

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"I go on tremendous health kicks - exercise, yogurt, no booze. Of course, I smoke too much."

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"I'm not saying my own looks don't give the game away. Nothing I can do about that anymore. A nip and tuck ain't gonna do it."

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"I do owe Mickey one thing: he taught me how much I enjoyed sex."

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